Dr. Patrick Malone

Professor Malone is the Director, Key Executive Leadership Programs and Executive-in-Residence in the School of Public Affairs, Department of Public Administration and Policy, at American University. He teaches courses in public sector leadership, executive problem solving, organizational analysis, ethics, and public administration and policy. He is a frequent guest lecturer on leadership and organizational dynamics in state and federal agencies, professional associations, and universities including the Fulbright Scholars Program and the Visiting Scholars program at Yale. He has extensive experience working with federal sector leaders from DHHS, EPA, IRS, USDA, HUD, DHS, and DoD among others. Professor Malone also regularly presents in international forums to government leaders from countries including the Republic of Vietnam, Panama, Brazil, Poland, and Belgium. His research interests and scholarship include work in public service motivation, adult learning theory, leadership, ethics, and organizational behavior. He is one of few researchers in the country certified to score the Subject/Object qualitative research methodology developed at Harvard University. Dr Malone spent twenty-two years in the Department of Defense where he served in a number of senior leadership and policy roles including as a professor at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences; Academic Director; and Dean of Academics for Navy Medicine. His most recent publications include “Here We Go Again, Federal Leadership in a VUCA World,” “Thinking Up,” “Selfies in the Workplace: Narcissists and the Public Manager,” “Making Assumptions? Try the Power of Inquiry,” and “Enhancing Your Leadership by Tapping into Staff Attitudes.”

2017 Contact

Contact Details

Venue Address

Bethesda North Conference
Center & Marriott Hotel
5901 Marinelli Road
North Bethesda, MD 20852 USA